Donald Eres un Pendejo carbon pigment print 22 x 15 inches
Steven Crawford is a New York City-based
photographer who shoots both artwork and commercial photography out of
his studio in Midtown Manhattan. Steven trained as a photographer at
LCC in Eugene, Oregon. Inspired by fine art photography, he originally
worked in camera stores and photo labs, refining his skills. In time,
he started assisting fashion and commercial photographers and broadened
his appeal to fashion photography.
Steven moved to New York in 2001. Over the past decade, he has
established himself as an accomplished commercial photographer in the
fashion industry, focused primarily on shooting luxury products,
including high-end jewelry, fashion accessories and upscale,
one-of-a-kind pieces for both premier designers and up-and-coming
artists at the cutting edge of design. Steven runs a successful
commercial photo studio, all the while expanding on his body of fine
Steven places great emphasis on the process and printing of the work.
With the decline of B&W films, in order to preserve the "human
touch" feel of the art, Steven has been experimenting with glass plate
negatives as well as printing the work as photogravure.